Interview: Eric Church – Church Of Rock


Country-rock crossover artist? Outlaw country star? Call him what you will, Eric Church has made hay with a commercial sound that’s a huge draw Stateside. G&B finds out what makes him tick… Although rock ’n’ roll may not be as all-conquering as once it was, any rumours of its demise are somewhat premature. Across the pond in the USA, it’s More...

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By On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Talkbox – The Cadillac Three’s Jaren Johnston

The frontman of Nashville’s country-fried Southern rockers The Cadillac Three tells all… 1 I couldn’t live without my… “For the band, it’d be lap steel. Kelby [Ray] is covering the bass and More...

By On Friday, April 29th, 2016

Interview: JD Simo

Tipped as the next big thing in contemporary blues-rock, JD Simo talks to Guitar & Bass about recording his latest album, learning from Bonamassa and the guitar that changed his life… JD Simo is the kind More...

By On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Interview: Ace from Skunk Anansie

With two decades in the game and six studio albums under their belts, Skunk Anansie have survived in a changing industry. G&B heads to RAK Studios and talks to guitarist Ace… Housed in a converted Victorian More...

By On Thursday, April 14th, 2016

Interview: George Gruhn – Guitar George

No visit to Nashville is complete without a trip to Gruhn Guitars. G&B meets its owner, the world’s leading authority on vintage American electric and acoustic guitars and related instruments. “My mother More...

By On Monday, April 11th, 2016

Interview: Daughter – How Not To Disappear Completely

London trio Daughter released the follow-up to their critically lauded debut album If You Leave in January. G&B met guitarist Igor Haefeli to find out how they went about making something even better… How More...

By On Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

Interview: John Petrucci – Pet Sounds

Dream Theater’s latest offering, The Astonishing, is just that – a two-hour concept album telling an engrossing story, with music written by guitarist John Petrucci. Simon Bradley hears how he did it… There’s More...

By On Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Top 10 Rock Bass Tips: Black Stone Cherry’s Jon Lawhon

The Black Stone Cherry bassist shares his knowledge and helps you rock harder!  1. Find the right bass for you This is first and foremost. Always remember, the instrument you play should be an extension of both More...

By On Friday, March 18th, 2016

How I got started… Chris Rea – Rea-view Mirror

In the latest instalment of our regular series, it’s the turn of veteran songwriter and slide ace Chris Rea to look back on what made him pick up the guitar in the first place… A portrait of the legendary More...

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By On Thursday, March 10th, 2016

Interview: Foals

At a time when British guitar music appears devoid of a credible standard bearer, Foals enter the new year with a brilliantly bold and expansive fourth album, a Brit Awards nomination and a sprawling world tour More...